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Study Details Economic Impact of Conroe’s Business Growth

March 21st, 2017|

Business projects supported by the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) during 2013-2016 created nearly $400 million in capital investment and 703 direct jobs, according to a recent report from Impact DataSource, an economic consulting, […]

Conroe Regional Medical Center Acquires Level II Trauma Designation

December 28th, 2016|

The American College of Surgeons and the State of Texas designated Conroe Regional Medical Center as a Level II Trauma Center, making the CRMC one of the first hospitals in the greater Houston area to […]

GCEDC Wins Merit Recognition at CEDA Awards for Newpark Project

October 31st, 2016|

The Greater Conroe Economic Development Council was presented with the Texas Economic Development Council’s Merit Recognition Award on Oct. 20, at the TEDC’s 2016 Annual Conference, for its nomination of the Newpark Drilling Fluids business […]

GCEDC Salutes Economic Development Certification Program on Milestone

October 20th, 2016|

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) recently announced that the Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO) program hit a major milestone, reaching 50 members certified as exceeding standards in the economic development profession. Six new members […]

Conroe Businesses to Benefit from Completed Customs Facility

October 14th, 2016|

It is increasingly clear that Conroe is ready to do business. Conroe received a boost to attract international business and domestic companies doing business internationally thanks to the completion of the United States Customs and […]

TexasOne Returns from Japan Trade and Business Investment Mission

October 13th, 2016|

Last week, TexasOne, the Office of the Governor and business and economic development leaders from across the state returned from a successful mission to Japan.

Spanning three days and two cities, the Texas delegation, including Greater Conroe […]

GCEDC Allies Day Highlights Economic Success of Greater Conroe Region

June 1st, 2016|

Industrial and commercial real estate professionals gathered in Conroe last week to learn about a plethora of opportunities in the growing, business-friendly Conroe area. Industry leaders discovered the reason businesses are looking north for opportunity during presentations, […]

Entergy Texas, Inc.: Powering the Local Economy

April 29th, 2016|

You may have noticed that Montgomery County is growing?  The population is up which has led to a housing boom. Businesses are expanding, new jobs are coming and infrastructure development is churning to keep up […]

LUC Urethanes “Makes it Happen” By Locating First U.S. Facility in Conroe

February 22nd, 2016|

“Just make it happen.” That was the line that LUC Urethane’s president, Charles Krutzen, remembers Marco Voragen, a manager with LUC, telling him when the company was looking to invest in the United States. Eventually […]

Greater Conroe Economic Development Council Reaccredited by International Economic Development Council

February 19th, 2016|

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announced that the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) has been recognized as one of 44 economic development organizations accredited by IEDC in 2015 as an Accredited Economic Development […]